You know, sometimes I think I have this "mom" thing all figured out. My oldest daughter is eighteen, and I have eight children. In many respects I can say, "Been there, done that." I've seen a lot throughout the years. But in full disclosure, without the Lord I don't know what I'm doing. Each child … Continue reading Humility: A Wife and Mother’s Secret Weapon
Marriage can seem so hard sometimes. When God meshes two people into one this is bound to happen. Feelings get hurt, and our lines get crossed. My husband and I have a pretty good relationship. I'm so thankful to the LORD for him! But even during the best of times, we sometimes have misunderstandings. Sometimes … Continue reading A House Divided Will Not Stand
Lately, I've been working on expanding the collection of Bible translations in our home. My favorite addition has been a 1560 Geneva Bible until we purchased the Septuagint last week. The Septuagint is the Scriptures that were translated into Greek a couple of centuries before Jesus walked on earth. It is my understanding that when … Continue reading She Employs All Her Living for Her Husband’s Good
A few weeks ago, I came across an article from Desiring God on Facebook. It was titled, Husbands, Get Her Ready for Jesus. I believe it is a good article, and it contains a message that is much needed in our day and age. Husbands must not grow complaisant when it comes to teaching, and … Continue reading Should Our Husbands Get Us Ready for Jesus?
Tonight, I couldn't help but think about what an amazing husband I have. We were driving over the lake near our home after 10 pm, and his alarm would be ringing at around 4:30. And yet, he decided to sacrifice his time and accompany me to our daughter's late night rehearsal since he knew I … Continue reading Allowing My Husband to Lead Me